Finance Director (Part-Time)

Part-Time Arrangement: (3 working days/ week)


This role is a general management role and will involve playing an active part in the overall management of the business unit, supporting the Managing Director - Asia Pacific, as well as day-to-day management of the finance and HR Operations.
The business unit is growing rapidly across the region, the successful candidate will need to demonstrate their ability to work with a shared finance resource and demonstrate the flexibility to work in this type of entrepreneurial environment, helping to build the business from ground up.

What you’ll be doing
  • Management of forecasting and budgeting activities
  • Prepare, review and analyse clients’ profitability
  • Liaison with external auditor, tax agent and company secretarial
  • Proficient in P&L reporting and analysis
  • Review balance sheet and ensure the accounts are reconciled on a regular basis and all variances are explained and investigated
  • Ensure all billings and recharges are accurate and all purchase orders/ invoices are received/ issued promptly
  • Preparation of rate card, work with the Management team on client’s fee proposal
  • Provide professional advice and information for the Management team to make business decision(s)
  • Manage all financial matters related to clients, suppliers and staff
  • Implementation and management of risk and controls environment to ensure statutory compliance and audit requirements
  • Treasury and working capital management
  • Capex management
  • Financial systems implementation/management
  • Commercial awareness, including the ability to interface with commercial team and contribute to ad-hoc projects
  • General HR Operations - e.g. Payroll, Work Pass related matters, Employment Contracts and etc.

We’d like to see
  • A degree qualified CPA/ ACCA
  • A good 10 years of proven track record in Finance, audit or controllership role
  • Sound technical accounting knowledge and good appreciation of local/ APAC statutory accounting standards and tax law
  • General HR Operations handling background
  • Prior experience in media industry would be an added advantage
  • Fluent oral and written English essential
  • Strong communication skills, as liaison with the management team and clients 
  • Prioritisation, time management and attention to detail
  • Resilience and ability to work under pressure
  • Start-up experience will be an advantage
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Management of a Finance team, setting objectives and day to day management delivering value to internal stakeholders
  • Proficient in Accounting software, Xero will be an added advantage
  • Fluent in key Google System Platform - Sheet, Slide, Doc.

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